The President of PlumpJack Group since 2009, Hilary Newsom joined the company as Director of Marketing in 1996 after an early career working in fashion merchandising. These days she collaborates with department heads and oversees operations and marketing of the individual businesses. Passionate about philanthropy since childhood, she is a committed fundraiser and serves on the boards of several charitable organizations.
Hilary is the incredibly personable force behind the Plumpjack Group (which includes wineries Odette and Cade, The Plumpjack Inn at Squaw Valley, and the Balboa Cafe) is a prime example of the modern Californian woman. Her nurturing leadership style and admire her extreme charitable tendencies (her annual fundraiser has raised over $2 million for breast cancer awareness).